Last August, Google shook up their “local pack” results by reducing them from 7 down to 3. The “local pack” is what the search marketing industry calls the three local results that appear above the ordinary Google search rankings.
On all things design and marketing. Welcome to our thoughts. Please wipe your feet.
As of April 21st last year, Google introduced an update to their search engine ranking algorithm that promotes mobile-friendly websites over ones that aren’t.
Having a new website built is an exciting experience. You momentarily become the author of your destiny. You have the opportunity to shape your immediate future and put in place the plans you’ve had running through your mind for weeks, months or even years. But it also comes with a wealth of potential pitfalls and problems.
On Thursday we lost an icon. A musician that transcended his profession. A man so unique he didn’t even need a name. The Artist Formerly Known as Prince leaves behind a life and career so vibrant and ubiquitous within his industry, it’s hard to imagine him not making music.
There is so much content on the web that finding reliable, trustworthy and accurate information can be difficult. Starting out as a small business is hard enough, so we’re releasing our own free business guides for small business owners.
This month marks an important milestone in the evolution of our web design business. From February onwards, we’ll be building all websites exclusively using the SSL protocol. This post will explain what SSL is (briefly) and why we believe all websites should be using it, without exception.
It’s a new year and we’ve started by cleaning our slate. You’re looking at the fourth iteration of the White Heat Design website and after months of work we’re happy to finally release it into the wilds of the interwebs.
It’s been just over six months since I quit my job and took WHD full time and it’s absolutely flown by! While it’s been mostly positive, there have also been a couple of issues that needed addressing. Today I’m going to write about my experiences of taking the business full-time over the last six months.
Last month we completed another re-branding and website re-design. This time for Hale Physiotherapy & Wellness Centre, a physiotherapy centre in Ware (near Hertfordshire) specialising in a range of health and fitness-related services.
After more than 7 years attempting to play the part of web designer, developer, marketer, accountant and countless other roles by myself, I’m delighted to finally introduce White Heat Design’s first partner. And it’s a good ‘un.